Rothko Centre will celebrate Mark Rothko’s 115th anniversary

On Friday 21 September at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, the 115th anniversary of the world-renowned Daugavpils-born artist Mark Rothko will be celebrated with a concert of an Italian duet, a creative workshop for children, a press conference and the opening of eight new exhibitions.

Information for visitors of the Daugavpils Lead Shot Factory

Starting from September,1st guided tours at the Daugavpils Lead Shot Factory will be held on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays according to the following schedule: 10 a.m. (in Russian/English), 12 p.m. (in Latvian), 2 p.m. (in Latvian) and 4 p.m. (in Russian/English).

Special offer during the visit of Pope Francis

Holy Father Pope Francis will set for an apostolic visit to the Baltic States on 22nd – 25th of September 2018. He will visit Aglona on 24th of September. “Park Hotel Latgola” offers discount on accommodation services in this period.

Painting symposium “Mark Rothko 2018”

International painting symposium “Mark Rothko”, which has become a fine tradition, will run 8 through 21 September at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, this year – under the topic “Painting our future together”.

Exciting guided tours in Daugavpils Fortress

We want you to make the most of your day at Daugavpils fortress. Let one of our experienced guides bring your visit to the fortress alive. To book an excursion contact the Daugavpils fortress Culture and Information Centre or contact the Daugavpils Tourist Information Centre.

Ceramics exhibitions from the three Baltic states in Rīga

On 2 July, the opening of three exhibitions of contemporary ceramics from the three Baltic states will mark the beginning of the 2nd Latvia International Ceramics Biennale, which is organised within the framework of the Latvian centenary programme. It is organised with a view to developing the ceramic discipline, promoting cooperation among the Baltic states and paying a tribute to Pēteris Martinsons, widely considered the father of Latvian contemporary ceramics.